Are you excellent with people? Can you provide a friendly service to the public while supporting a busy team? Do you think you could be our new Receptionist?

Arun Church are looking for a Receptionist to welcome people to our busy community centre in Littlehampton. In this varied role you would be the face of the centre, providing information and advice to the public on behalf of West Sussex County Council and Arun Church. In addition to this frontline service, you will provide administrative support to both organisations. As Receptionist you will also assist with communications and maintain systems as part of a wider team.

  • £17,476(SP9) – £18,546 (SP12) per annum
  • 37.5 hours per week (full-time Monday-Thursday 8:45am – 5pm, Friday 8:45am – 3:45pm)
  • Permanent Position

The Receptionist post is a joint partnership between Arun Church and West Sussex County Council. The Wickbourne Centre is owned and operated by Arun Church, and the Littlehampton Children’s & Family Centre is based within the building. Employment is through the Arun Church: Wickbourne Centre charitable company.

At Arun Church offer a range of activities and services tailored to the needs of the local community. This includes The Wickbourne Centre, PlayCentre Pre-School and Nursery, CAP Debt Help, and Arun Youth Projects community youth service among others. Consequently we keep our focus on the safety and welfare of children and young people. We also offer a fun, supportive team environment and rewarding work.

Appointment to the post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.


Please download and read the information below. You should return your completed Application Form to us at the church office in The Wickbourne Centre, or via email to

Receptionist Documentation


Application Form


Closing date: 5pm, Friday 13th September 2019

Interview date: September 2019